Thanks to Monica Trauzzi for having SmartPower President Brian F. Keane on E&ETV today! Brian discussed consumer barriers to clean energy adoption, as well as what the current administration is doing to break down some of those barriers.
Finally… a rap video starring climate scientists. What took you so long, Internet?!
Climate scientists are often confused with conspiracy theorists and denialists, and real climate scientists have had enough. Two such scientists Dan Ilic and Duncan Elms joined together to write and perform a hip/hop and rap music video showing who real climate scientists are.
Best line: “‘The greenhouse effect is just a theory, sucker’ / Yeah, so is gravity / Float away mother[floater].”
View the video below (warning: some salty language).
Above: Energize Bedford Energy Coach Dick Kornbluth is featured in a new series of videos that help Bedford, N.Y., residents get quick answers to common household efficiency questions.
With so many actions to take and choice to make, energy efficiency can be daunting. But having a coach makes it easy!
Make that an Energy Coach. Dick Kornbluth, who has been a home efficiency professional since 1977, is now taking questions at EnergizeBedford.org. Energize Bedford is a BetterBuildings program in Northern Westchester County, N.Y., that makes it easy for homeowners to follow through with comprehensive upgrades that drastically improve home comfort and energy cost savings.
Kornbluth’s Energy Coach video series has already tackled several frequently asked questions, including:
Learn more about Energize Bedford at EnergizeBedford.org.
In this fascinating video from the Guardian, which highlights the Spanish government’s commitment to making solar a viable market contender, we learned a lot about the business - and politics - of electricity generation.